Staff Profiles

Dr Thomas Chambers

PhD, MSc, BA (First Class Hons)

Senior Lecturer in Anthropology

School of Social Sciences

Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences

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Phone number: 3749


Location: GIP Gibbs, G5.08a

Thomas Chambers is a Lecturer in Anthropology at Oxford Brookes University, United Kingdom. His research focuses on labour, migration, craftwork and Muslims in India. Thomas has publications in press with Modern Asian Studies on imagination and migration in India and the Gulf and a Special Issue contribution, again with Modern Asian Studies, on urban space, marginalisation and conviviality in India. Further material under review or in writing includes research on artisans, the socio-economic position of Indian Muslims, entrepreneurialism and neoliberalism. He is co-editing and contributing to a Special Issue on domestic labour in India for the Journal of South Asian Development and is co-founder of the Labour, Work, and Development Network